Infographic: Surviving cardiac arrest

What is the formula for survival of cardiac arrest victims?
Did you ever wonder why some survive while others die?
Hundreds of scientific articles over the past fifty years have shed some light on the factors associated with survival of cardiac arrests.
There are many factors playing a role in survival, some strong, some weak, some unknown. Certainly in the following years we will learn more about these factors, but here is a visualisation of the current best evidence.

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Cardiac Arrest Infographic